Jun 10, 2018 - Economy

Peter Navarro: "There's a special place in hell" for Justin Trudeau

President Trump's trade adviser Peter Navarro branded Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's denouncement of U.S. steel and aluminum tariffs after the G7 summit as "one of the worst political miscalculations of a Canadian leader in modern Canadian history" on "Fox News Sunday" this morning, adding that he believes "there's a special place in hell" for leaders like Trudeau.

Our thought bubble from Axios' Jonathan Swan: The language is like nothing we’ve seen in recent memory from a White House official to a Canadian leader. And, as Navarro made clear in his interview, he was taking his marching orders straight from the big guy on Air Force One.

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